Brearton St John the Baptist Church

To the Glory of god and in Grateful Remembrance of the Six Brearton Men who laid down their lives in the Great War 1914-1918
JJ HEWARD 11TH West Yorkshire Regiment
GH HEWARD Royal Engineers
A HEWARD PP Canadian Light Infantry
T GAINS 21st King’s Rifle Corps
EF GAINS 22/5 62nd West Yorkshire Regiment
F MOUNTAIN 2nd Lincolnshire Regiment

and in Honour of the following who served their King & Country

H POSTILL 5th Yorkshire Regiment
JH CHAPMAN 3rd West Yorkshire Regiment
JT HOUSEMAN 1/9 Royal Scots
C TURNER 4th West Yorkshire Regiment
AC MORRELL Royal Garrison Artillery
NR MORRELL Royal Army Service Corps (MT)
F FALKINGHAM Royal Field Artillery
H DUFFIELD Royal Garrison Artillery
A SWIERS 4TH Hussars
F HEWARD Yorkshire Hussars
A CHAPMAN 4th West Riding Regiment
C COCKFIELD 2/4 King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
A GELDARD 8th West Yorkshire Regiment
S GELDARD 1st Northumberland Fusiliers
RH ATKINSON Royal Garrison Artillery
J MOUNTAIN 6th West Riding Regiment
J GAINS 2nd Canadian Field Ambulance
TC MORRELL Royal Engineers
WS MORRELL Royal Engineers
W BENTLEY Royal Garrison Artillery
R WINN 12th Northumberland Fusiliers
WH WILSON 3rd King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
JM GAINS 52nd Northumberland Fusiliers
HJ WILKINS 1/1 London Regiment

Died WW2
Private Arthur SWIRES 1ST Battalion Green Howards
Gunner Silvester FISKE Royal Artillery
Sergeant William Oscar MOUNTAIN 1st Battalion RAF Regiment

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